Arts&Culture


Taika's Thor is NZ's top movie of the year Taika's Thor is NZ's top movie of the year
- December 04, 2017

It has amassed more than NZ$6.5m from Kiwi audiences in just six weeks, part of a global gross of nearly than NZ$1.2b. The Marvel Studios' blockbuster has grossed $6.5 million in this country and globally, it has grossed over $1.1 billion. (more...)
LL Cool J Celebrates Being a Kennedy Center Honoree LL Cool J Celebrates Being a Kennedy Center Honoree
- December 04, 2017

For television producer Norman Lear , a series of quick changes transformed the stages into the sets from "Good Times", "All in the Family" and "Maude", with testimonials from Rob Reiner, Dave Chappelle and Anthony Anderson from the current hit show "Black-ish". (more...)
CMU gets Wyoming in bowl; N. Illinois-Duke in Quick Lane CMU gets Wyoming in bowl; N. Illinois-Duke in Quick Lane
- December 04, 2017

Sunday Wyoming (7-5, 5-3) received an invitation to the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise, ID. Wyoming: Allen entered the season as one of the most highly touted National Football League draft prospects in the country, but he's struggled and missed the Cowboys' final two regular-season games - both losses - with a shoulder injury. (more...)
Fallen Kingdom trailer arrives on Thursday! Fallen Kingdom trailer arrives on Thursday!
- December 04, 2017

Tonight during NBC's Football Night In America pre-game show for the NFL contest between the Philadelphia Eagle and the Seattle Seahawks, intergalactic spaceman Chris Pratt joined the broadcast party dressed in a Seahawks jersey and introduced a new teaser trailer forJurassic World: Fallen Kingdom . (more...)
Kendall Jenner & Khloe Kardashian go to Taran Tactical to Learn Gun Safety Kendall Jenner & Khloe Kardashian go to Taran Tactical to Learn Gun Safety
- December 04, 2017

Kendall is out shopping with Khloe when she admits that the amount of burglars and stalkers that she's had is starting to weigh on her. And while Khloe - who seemed reluctant at first - had a good old go at firing a weapon and seemed a natural, the same couldn't be said for Kendall, who decided against even touching a weapon. (more...)
Jersey Shore Family Vacation: Why is Sammi missing? Snooki wants her back
- December 04, 2017

But as a woman of color, Webb-Lunceford said the standards of behavior society applies to celebrities has to go all the way to the top , referencing the Access Hollywood tapes in which President Donald Trump discusses grabbing women by the genitals to Billy Bush. (more...)
Oracle Investment Management INC Holds Holding in Tesaro INC (TSRO)
- December 04, 2017

Proshare Advisors Llc decreased Tesaro Inc ( TSRO ) stake by 13.1% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. SunTrust Banks, Inc. restated an "average" rating and set a $190.00 target price on shares of TESARO in a report on Thursday, February 9th. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund reported 7,100 shares. Proshare Advisors Llc increased Regency Ctrs Corp (NYSE:REG) stake by 30,982 shares to 49,980 valued at $3.13 million in 2017Q2. (more...)
'Justice League' Box Office Suffers Major Drop in Third Weekend 'Justice League' Box Office Suffers Major Drop in Third Weekend
- December 04, 2017

Justice League finished second at the box office this weekend, behind Disney's Coco once again , and made another $16.6 million. Considering that Justice League is now expected to bring in less than Man of Steel both globally and domestically by the end of its run , the movie is going to have a hard time reaching the $700-$750 million needed to turn a small profit. (more...)
Online gaming friends meet for the first time Online gaming friends meet for the first time
- December 04, 2017

At least one Twitter user who responded had a similar story , pointing to the ability of the game that was developed in 2009 by social game developer Zynga to bring word enthusiasts together over miles of coastline or even oceans. His tweet has been retweeted more than 147,000 times, including by the Words With Friends account, which replied: 'We can't get enough of this! To date, Spencer has won 210 rounds of Word With Friends against Roz and she has won 114. (more...)
Kushner: Israeli-Palestinian peace needed for wider Middle East stability Kushner: Israeli-Palestinian peace needed for wider Middle East stability
- December 04, 2017

Kushner said several times that he tries to silo himself from media reports, many of which claim to have detailed knowledge of his effort that he claims are inaccurate or misleading. Kushner cited attorney Jason Greenblatt and White House deputy national security adviser Dina Powell as key assets in developing a long-term plan for the Middle East. (more...)
Anti-Cott Corp Institutional Investors Sentiment Runs Low in Q2 2017
- December 04, 2017

Citigroup reported 0% of its portfolio in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Gabelli Funds Limited Liability accumulated 850,000 shares. Solaris Asset Mgmt Llc invested in 20,025 shares. The shares were sold at an average price of C$17.10, for a total transaction of C$128,250.00. COT was included in 37 notes of analysts from July 21, 2015. (more...)
Some local malls offering sensory-friendly Santa event this weekend Some local malls offering sensory-friendly Santa event this weekend
- December 04, 2017

Oak Park Mall will host a sensory-friendly Santa experience this Sunday, Dec. 3. "Santa has more time with each child and they're a specialist on hand to be able to make the visit as positive as possible and make it special and memorable for the families", said Molly Mitchell, Marketing Director Parkway Place Mall. (more...)
Victim identified in deadly Kent shooting
- December 04, 2017

On arrival, they found a 25-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds who was unconscious and unresponsive. State police said detectives from Major Crimes Division are also on the scene to help with the investigation. Troopers responded to a home on Kent Cornwall Road around 6 p.m. Friday. Stephen Donzella is listed as a co-owner of the building. The house is less than a half-mile south of Kent Falls State Park. (more...)
'Coco' Surges in China With $44 Million in Second Weekend
- December 04, 2017

Marvel Studios release Thor: Ragnarok hit the $800 million mark at the global box office, with a total haul of $816.4 million. Nothing changed from last weekend. Warner Bros. " Justice League " also grossed $35.7 million during the weekend on approximately 20,375 screens in 66 worldwide markets, bringing the overseas total to $370.1 million and the global total $567.4 million. (more...)
UVA will face Navy in the Military Bowl on December 28 UVA will face Navy in the Military Bowl on December 28
- December 04, 2017

Kickoff in the Military Bowl is set for Thursday, December 28th at 1:30 PM at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. UVa (6-6) was selected for a bowl game for the first time since 2011. Virginia Tech will be playing Oklahoma State in the Camping World Bowl. This will be the third ever meeting between the two teams. "Tech has won three consecutive bowl games and four of its past five". (more...)
Kentucky to play Northwestern in Music City Bowl Kentucky to play Northwestern in Music City Bowl
- December 04, 2017

Kentucky is 2-2 in this bowl and 8-8 overall in bowl games in school history. "Dec. 29 is going to be a big day for United Kingdom". Fans are highly encouraged to request tickets through UK Athletics, as institutional ticket purchases can impact future bowl opportunities. (more...)
Antetokoumpo scores 33 points, Bucks beat Kings 109-104 Antetokoumpo scores 33 points, Bucks beat Kings 109-104
- December 03, 2017

That's it for today's roundup, but we'll be back to do it all again tomorrow. "We weren't aggressive. We didn't have the same edge as last night, so that's what we get". "We did our job". Sacramento is just 2-9 on the road as it begins a four-game trek, but it did defeat Golden State in its most-recent road contest. "We got the win, and now we have to prepare for the best team in the East". (more...)
Johnny Galecki returning to Roseanne for guest role Johnny Galecki returning to Roseanne for guest role
- December 03, 2017

With news that the classic sitcom is set to come back to ABC with an all new reboot, Galecki had been rumored to be in talks to reprise the role - and, according to Deadline , his involvement is now official. New additions to the cast include Ames Mcnamara and Jayden Rey. Galecki is repped by WME and Management 360. The actor portrayed David Healy in Seasons 4 through 9 of " Roseanne's " original nine-season run. (more...)
Real unable to profit from Barca stumble Real unable to profit from Barca stumble
- December 03, 2017

Real Madrid have failed to take advantage of Barcelona's 2-2 draw with Celta Vigo while Atletico Madrid profited by beating Real Sociedad in Spain's La Liga. Unlike their local rivals, Atletico closed in on Barca with their first La Liga win at their new Wanda Metropolitano home since September as Griezmann's return to form continued. (more...)
Valencia defeat leaves Barcelona five points clear Valencia defeat leaves Barcelona five points clear
- December 04, 2017

Getafe were reduced to 10 men in the 25th minute, when Mauro Arambarri was dismissed for two bookable offences. We have to play well against a team that have pace, are forward-thinking and can kill you on the counterattack. Getafe's goalkeeper made one final save to thwart his old side in repelling a shot from winger Carlos Soler deep in injury time. Earlier in the day, Leganes moved to within a point of the top six, as they secured a brilliant 3-1 win at home to Villarreal. (more...)